Local Theatre Auditions/Calls for Entry

Updated: Monday, February 11, 2019

 

AUDITIONS:

February 16 & 17: On Golden Pond, Blithe Spirit, and Missing Link - Richmond Hill Barn Theatre. Auditions for Ernest Thompson's Tony-winning dramatic comedy On Golden Pond running April 4 - 14, directed by Harold Truitt, Oscar Wilde's supernatural-comedy classic Blithe Spirit running May 30 - June 9, directed by Tom Morrow, and Jack Sharkey's slapstick marital comedy Missing Link running July 11 - 21, directed by Joe DePauw. Be prepared to read from the scripts. Richmond Hill Barn Theatre (600 Robinson Drive, Geneseo). For information, call (309)944-2244. Saturday, February 16 (2 - 4 p.m.), and Sunday, February 17 (2 - 4 p.m.).

February 16 & 18: The Comedy of Errors - Prenzie Players. Auditions for William Shakespeare's comedy running April 5 - 13, directed by Adam Michael Lewis. Prepare to read from the script. Roles are open to anyone regardless of gender, race, or ethnicity; callbacks Mondays if needed. QC Theatre Workshop (1730 Wilkes Avenue, Davenport). For information, e-mail prenzieplayers@gmail.comSaturday, February 16 (1 - 4 p.m.), Monday, February 18 (6 - 9 p.m.).

February 16, 17, & 23: 42nd Street - Quad City Music GuildAuditions for the Tony Award-winning tap musical running July 12 - 21, directed by Christina Myatt. Bring 16 bars of sheet music for a song that is complementary of the music in the show and that complements your voice. Be prepared to read from the script and participate in a dance call. Callbacks as needed on February 24. Prospect Park Auditorium (1584 34th Avenue, Moline). For information, call (309)762-6610. Saturday, February 16 (9:30 a.m. - noon), Sunday, February 17 (1:30 - 3 p.m.), Saturday, February 23 (2:30 - 5 p.m.).

February 16, 17, & 23: Sister Act - Quad City Music GuildAuditions for the Tony Award-nominated musical based on the Whoopi Goldberg comedy running August 9-18, directed by David Blakey. Bring 16 bars of sheet music for a song that is complementary of the music in the show and that complements your voice. Be prepared to read from the script and participate in a dance call. Callbacks as needed on February 24. Prospect Park Auditorium (1584 34th Avenue, Moline). For information, call (309)762-6610. Saturday, February 16 (noon - 2:30 p.m.), Sunday, February 17 (noon - 1:30 p.m.), Saturday, February 23 (noon - 2:30 p.m.).

February 16, 17, & 23: Beauty & the Beast - Quad City Music GuildAuditions for the Tony Award-winning musical based on Disney's animated smash running June 14 - 23, directed by Bob Williams. Bring 16 bars of sheet music for a song that is complementary of the music in the show and that complements your voice. Be prepared to read from the script and participate in a dance call. Callbacks as needed on February 24. Prospect Park Auditorium (1584 34th Avenue, Moline). For information, call (309)762-6610. Saturday, February 16 (2:30 - 5 p.m.), Sunday, February 17 (3 - 4:30 p.m.), Saturday, February 23 (9:30 a.m. - noon).

May 18 & 19: On Golden Pond, Blithe Spirit, and Missing Link - Richmond Hill Barn Theatre. Auditions for the Tony-winning slapstick adaptation of Alfred Hitchcock's suspense classic The 39 Steps running August 15 - 25, directed by Jennifer Kingry, Dale Wasserman's stage adaptation of Ken Kesey's counterculture classic One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest running October 3 - 13, directed by Dana Skiles, and the holiday slapstick by Jamie Wooten, Jessie Jones, and Nicholas Hope A Doublewide, Texas Christmas running November 7 - 17, directed by John VanDeWoestyne. Be prepared to read from the scripts. Richmond Hill Barn Theatre (600 Robinson Drive, Geneseo). For information, call (309)944-2244. Saturday, May 18 (2 - 4 p.m.), and Sunday, May 19 (2 - 4 p.m.).

 

CALL FOR ENTRY:

Through February 22: Call for Directors - Genesius Guild 2019 Season. Seeking directors for Genesius Guild's summer productions of Shakespeare's The Tempest (June 15 - 23), Euripides' The Bacchae (June 29 - July 7), Shakespeare's Hamlet (July 13 - 21), and Aristophanes' Ecclesiazusae (July 27 - August 4). Submissions are welcomed from all, regardless of prior directing experience. Directors are paid a stipend. Information and application forms are available at Genesius.orgThrough Friday, FGebruary 22.

 

Send information on forthcoming auditions and calls for entry to calendar@rcreader.com.

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